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Coming attractions: Don't miss these chapter events.

We're always thinking of new ways to raise funds, educate people, support scleroderma patients—and have a lot of fun at the same time. We hope to see you at these upcoming events.

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How to Dance in the Rain 2018

Saturday, April 21, 2018

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Detroit - Novi

They say life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...it's about learning how to dance in the rain. On Saturday, April 21, 2018, our How to Dance in the Rain Conference will feature top medical professionals discussing topics ranging from scleroderma diets to managing your scleroderma feet. A nutritious lunch spread will also be served. Learn how to dance in the rain with an autoimmune disease.

Registration is coming soon.


Stampede Scleroderma 2018

Detroit Zoo
Sunday, June 3, 2018

Our stampede of enthusiastic patients, friends and supporters is returning to the Detroit Zoo on June 3, 2018 for SFMC's 39th annual Stampede Scleroderma event. Get your tennis shoes and sweatbands ready - this year's race will feature running and walking events, tin can raffles, a team photo booth, scleroderma speaker session and more. Together, we can take steps toward a cure and make scleroderma more bearable.

Registration is now open!


2018 Educational Series

The SFMC will be hosting a series of web-based educational experiences throughout 2018. These webinars will take place every few months and cover a variety of topics.

All meetings will be held from 7-9 p.m. (ET) with a presentation from 7-8 p.m. and open discussion from 8-9 p.m. Participants can log in using AnyMeeting.

February 8 - The 20 Percent-Scleroderma Men

Meeting is restricted to men only.
Dr. Vivek Nagaraja — Michigan Medicine, Rheumatologist
Michael Bessert — Facilitator

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March 14 - Scleroderma and How it Affects Our Children

Dr. Dustin Fleck — Michigan Medicine, Pediatric Rheumatology
Pamela Pour — Facilitator
Tracy DuVall — Facilitator

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May 17 - Tips for Daily Living for Persons with Scleroderma

Janet Poole, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA — Director and Professor, Occupational Therapy Graduate Program University of Mexico
Michael Bessert — Facilitator

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August 15 - Addressing the Scleroderma Myths

(One on one with Dr. Maureen Mayes)

Dr. Maureen Mayes — Scleroderma Center, University of Texas
Nancy Stephens — Facilitator

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October 18 - What in the World is New with Scleroderma?

Dr. Daniel Furst — UCLA, Rheumatologist
Nancy Stephens — Facilitator

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